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RIL posts record profit on margins boost, Jio show

Against revenues of Rs 6,879 crore in Q3FY18, Jio has reported a net profit of Rs 504 crore, which is more than what any other telecom operator in India has achieved! During the quarter, Airtel divested its Ghana operations and implemented addi...

Job surge continues but unemployment creeps up

The state added 2,300 people to the labor force and 9,200 more people found jobs. State officials say Wisconsin's unemployment rate has never been below 3 percent, and that it's never been that low for the month of December. The unemployment rat...

Dow Jones and benchmarks close lower though it keeps above 26000

Wall Street's main indexes edged lower on Thursday as declines in healthcare and energy stocks paused a rally that had driven the Dow to its fastest ever 1 000 point gain. In foreign exchange markets, the dollar index, which traces its value against ...

Business Report: Amazon's short list of potential second headquarters

The list reveals little in terms of geographic preferences, with finalists on both coasts and the heartland. A total of 238 cities applied for it. "Thank you to all 238 communities that submitted proposals". Having first revealed the search for a...

United Kingdom retail sales dip in December

The decline in sales is partly due to inflation, which is outpacing wages and affecting spending power. But it is consistent with sluggish growth in the retail sector, not a declining trend'. Many retailers had been hoping that December would help ma...

CFPB Requests $0 Budget, Will Draw Down Reserves Instead

Mulvaney is the second director of the agency since its creation in 2010. In October, Mulvaney's predecessor, Richard Cordray , requested $217 million for the quarter, according to letters posted on the agency's website. If Mulvaney wants 22 per...

Uber Completes Sale of $9.3 billion in Stocks led by Softbank

The BBC reported that the deal was worth United States dollars 9.3 billion, with Kalanick selling USD 1.4 billion worth of shares. It also mentioned an office space and a phone company in its "SoftBank network" but not Uber competitors Didi and Gra...

Milam County officials react to not making Amazon's short list

Amazon released a list of 20 cities it is considering for its second headquarters. The company plans to make its decision sometime in 2018. Amazon's team narrowed the list using pre-announced criteria that included a metro area with more ...

Dow closes above 26000 for first time in history

UnitedHealth rose 1.9 percent after the largest US health insurer reported results that beat estimates and raised its 2018 earnings outlook. The broader S&P 500 added 0.9% to close at 2,802.56, while the tech-heavy Nasdaq gained a full percent...

Trump insists the border wall will be built as promised

President Donald Trump is pushing back against his own chief of staff over the border wall with Mexico . Some Democrats have announced they won't support any spending bill this week that doesn't enshrine protections for the "Dreamers", the ter...

Bitcoin slumps to $10000 after losing half its value

During Wednesday trading, ethereum price also declined below $800 for the first time since the start of this year. On Tuesday morning, when markets in London opened, the combined market capitalization of all digital currencies stood at ...

Oil prices edge down after United States inventory data

The cuts started in January previous year and are set to last through 2018, and they have coincided with healthy demand growth, pushing up crude prices by more than 13 percent since early December. Devising an exit strategy for the Joint Ministerial ...

Steady Activities: Citigroup Inc. (C), Marathon Oil Corporation (MRO)

Rbc Bearings Inc now has $3.05B valuation. The stock increased 1.32% or $1.59 during the last trading session, reaching $121.98. About 8,248 shares traded. It also reduced Abbvie Common Stock (NYSE:ABBV) stake by 17,555 shares and now owns 224,812 sh...

Facebook is launching another probe to see if Russian Federation pushed Brexit propaganda

The company also revealed that it had identified accounts linked to the "Internet Research Agency", a company based in St Petersburg which is notorious for peddling online propaganda. Facebook is not the only social media platform to face allegations...

Passenger wears ALL his clothes to beat luggage fee - and gets arrested

I spoke to 2 very polite officers explained my story". On Twitter, Ryan states that he is a clothing designer and artist from Catford, South London. He was reportedly stopped from boarding his flight back to the United Kingdom after he put on all t...

Apple Looking Into Making Smaller iPhone 'Notch' Area

The report is claiming that component orders for Apple's new iPhones are being lowered and is expected to be 15-30% less than what was expected for the first quarter of 2018. Although I never had a problem with the notch on my iPhone X , I can...

BitConnect Exchange Shutters Operations

The BitConnect X website will list the new coin and the original BitConnect coin on its exchange. However, the high returns offered and the very lucrative referral program are reminiscent of HYIPs (High Yield Investment Programs), most of which w...

Arsenal make fresh contract offer to Wilshere

However, the 17-year Arsenal servant has hinted that his match fitness could have a part to play in the situation. Following last season's loan spell with Bournemouth , Wilshere has returned to the Emirates as a key man in Wenger's midfield.

Foreign Drone Strike Targets Haqqani Members In Pakistan's Kurram

The Pakistani official said it was not immediately clear whether the missile struck on the Afghan or Pakistani side of the border. According to sources, a suspected United States (US) drone fired six missiles, killing 12 militants. In the meantime,...

Akamai Technologies, Inc. (AKAM)

Principal Finl Group Inc Com now has $21.43B valuation. The stock decreased 0.02% or $0.0238 during the last trading session, reaching $100.8462. About 669,307 shares traded. (NASDAQ:AKAM) for 6,486 shares. Donald Smith And Incorporated holds 0.04% o...

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Chapter Two casts James Ransone as grown-up Eddie

James Ransone's arguably best known for his role as Deputy So-and-So in the Sinister movies, while his other notable credits include The Wire , Generation Kill , Treme and ...

BMW teases design concept for iNext Vision Vehicle

BMW originally announced in 2016 that it had joined the race to produce fully autonomous cars and has teamed up with tech firms Intel and Mobileye in a bid to offer its first full...

Walmart Inc Stock Down Despite Earnings Beat, Online Sales Growth

USA comparable-store sales excluding fuel were up 2.1% (+2.2% with fuel), as the retailer saw slight gains in the average ticket (+1.3%) and traffic (+0.8%). (NYSE: WMT ) has a 20...

Sen. Stabenow on the future of net neutrality, tariffs, and PFAS contamination

Richard Trumka, President of the AFL-CIO thanked the Senators for their work in protecting a free and open internet. The final vote was 52-47. Alaska Sen. The internet flourished...

Man, Late To Board Flight, Tries To Yank Open Plane Door

The unruly traveler somehow made it past the crew and up to outside the aircraft, where he proceeded to yank on the handle, placing his foot against the plane to get more leverag...

Mothercare boss to return in shock U-turn as retailer plans store closures

David Wood, the man brought in to replace him, becomes managing director. Uncertainty hangs over the future of Northern Ireland's five Mothercare stores after the retailer sa...

Italian parties agree basis for government deal, say no threat to euro

M5S leader Luigi Di Maio and the League's Matteo Salvini will have the final say , reviewing and signing the document before presenting it to President Sergio Mattarella . Th...

For Nigeria lower budget deficit as oil touches $80 a barrel

Goldman Sachs, though, said even with a slowdown in demand and soaring USA output, global oil markets would remain tight. The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries ...

Starbucks in Hot Water After Barista Writes 'Beaner' on Latino Man's Cup

Pedro, who didn't want to disclose his last name, said he ordered two cups of coffee in La CaƱada Flintridge when he noticed the word "beaner" printed on his cup instead of his nam...

Lachlan Murdoch to lead New Fox after Disney sale, James is out

Elder son Lachlan Murdoch has been named as the heir to Rupert Murdoch's business empire. While Lachlan is CEO and executive chair, there has been a new slot created: chief ope...

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Petrol, diesel prices touch new high in two days

Petrol, diesel prices touch new high in two days

With this, petrol prices are just 1 per cent away from their lifetime high of Rs 76.06 per litre hit in September 2013. Petrol reached over Rs75-mark in Delhi selling at Rs 75.10...

Amazon Prime Members to Get Discounts at Whole Foods

Amazon Prime Members to Get Discounts at Whole Foods

Sustainably sourced, wild-caught halibut steaks: $9.99/lb. By using the app , customers can log in using their Amazon Prime usernames and passwords, which will generate a QR c...

Cisco Top-Line, Earnings Beat, In-Line Guidance Disappoints

Cisco Top-Line, Earnings Beat, In-Line Guidance Disappoints

Analysts on average had expected a profit of 65 cents per share and revenue of $12.43 billion. Adjusted profit in the quarter ending in July will be 68 to 70 cents a share, while a...

Drug Importation 'Just a Gimmick,' Says HHS Secretary

Drug Importation 'Just a Gimmick,' Says HHS Secretary

America has the highest drug prices in the world. Trump's new policy actions on lowering drug prices, could have implications on US-India bilateral trade relations. On Friday, ...

Government strips Stagecoach of Virgin East Coast franchise

Government strips Stagecoach of Virgin East Coast franchise

However, he said, the decision to elect an operator of last resort was selected to provide a better transition towards the partnership model the Tories want to implement. The chair...

Total prepared to cancel $5B Iranian project

Total prepared to cancel $5B Iranian project

French energy giant Total joined other major European companies in saying they will exit Iran unless US sanctions are waived, casting a shadow over efforts by European leaders to...

Brandywine Realty Trust (BDN) Stake Increased by Prudential Financial Inc

Moreover, First Midwest Bank & Trust Trust Division has 0.24% invested in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. Trading volume is an important technical indicator an investor uses to confirm ...

Flood warning, watches in Racine County

Flood warning, watches in Racine County

Forecasters say rainfall could total up to one inch in areas of central Allegheny County, including parts of Interstate 79 and the Parkway North. Isolated severe thunderstorms ar...

Ford to resume F-150 production after MI supplier fire

Ford to resume F-150 production after MI supplier fire

Ford Motor Company is restarting production of the popular F-150 at Dearborn Truck Plant Friday after just over one week of downtime. Dearborn-based Ford put together a team that...